OBJECTS and THINGS 1
For each of the six questions choose the one correct
1. Which wouldnt you be likely to find in an office
a. memo pads
b. paper clips
c. drawing pins
d. draining board
2. A stand to hold a camera is called ________ .
a. a tricycle
b. a triangle
c. a triathlon
d. a tripod
3. A 'hinge' is part of ________ .
a. a book
b. a meal
c. a door
d. an animal
4. Where two pieces of wood are connected it is
called ________ .
a. a bolt
b. a padlock
c. a zip
d. a joint
5. What is the collective noun for knives, forks,
spoons and other eating
6. Which of the following is the odd one out
(doesnt belong in this group of
c. rolling pin
OBJECTS and THINGS 1 answers
a. Wrong. These are small sheets of paper to write
memos (messages to
send round the office or firm).
b. Wrong. These are small and metal and hold pieces
of paper together.
c. Wrong .These are used for putting pieces of paper
on a notice board.
d. Correct. In a kitchen, you wash dishes then put
them on a draining board
a. Wrong. A 'tricycle' is a bicycle with three
b. Wrong. A 'triangle' is a mathematical shape with
c. Wrong. A 'triathlon' is a sporting event with
three different parts,
swimming, cycling and running.
d. Correct. A 'tripod' is a stand to hold a camera.
c. Correct. A 'hinge' is part of a door. It's the
metal object that connects the
door to the door frame.
a. Wrong. A 'bolt' is used to lock a door.
b. Wrong. A 'padlock' is a kind of lock.
c. Wrong. A 'zip' is a kind of fastener for clothes.
d. Correct. A 'joint' is where two pieces of wood
a. Wrong. 'Crockery' is the collective noun for
plates, bowls and dishes.
b. Correct. 'Cutlery' is the correct word.
c. Wrong. 'Weaponry' is a collective noun for
weapons, such as guns and
d. Wrong. Eatery is an informal word for a
restaurant or cafe.
a. Wrong .This is a tool, maybe used for DIY.
b. Wrong. This is a tool, maybe used for DIY.
c. Correct. This is for rolling pastry flat for
example if you are making a pie.
d. Wrong. This is a tool, maybe used for DIY.